Tag Archives: European folklore

Scottish Fairy and Folk Tales

Scottish Fairy and Folk Tales

Scottish Fairy and Folk Tales is a timeless collection of Scottish folklore, legends, and tales which will appeal to readers of all ages. Here you will find stories of the fantastic, the supernatural, the cunning, the hilarious, and the gifted—all finely representative of the Scottish people in all their mannerisms.

Danish Fairy Tales

Danish Fairy Tales

By Svend Grundtvig. Translated by Gustav Hein. The very best of traditional Danish folklore comes alive for the present-day reader in this classic collection originally compiled by specialist scholar Svend Grundtvig. The tales selected for this volume were designed to represent all aspects of the unique cultural heritage of the Danish people.

Old Peter’s Russian Tales

Old Peter’s Russian Tales

By Arthur Ransome. Illustrated by Dmitri Mitrokhin. Famous British author Arthur Ransome’s unique and wonderful collection of fairy tales from the steppes and forests of Russia, first published in 1916,… Read more »

Polish Fairy Tales

Polish Fairy Tales

By A. J. Glinski. Translated by Maude Ashurst Biggs and illustrated by Cecile Walton. This beautifully-illustrated edition of A. J. Glinksi’s classic tales provides a marvelous glimpse into the world… Read more »

Peer Gynt

Peer Gynt

By Henrik Ibsen. Illustrations by Arthur Rackham. Peer Gynt is Norwegian playwright Henrik Ibsen’s most celebrated work, based loosely on the Scandinavian fairy tale character, Per Gynt. First published in 1867,… Read more »

British Goblins: Welsh Folklore, Fairy Mythology, Legends and Traditions

British Goblins: Welsh Folklore, Fairy Mythology, Legends and Traditions

By Wirt Sikes. One of the most beautiful and complete collections of stories, legends, myths, folktales, and traditions to ever emerge from Wales. Compiled by an American—the United States consul… Read more »

The Mabinogion

The Mabinogion

Translated from the Red Book of Hergest by Lady Charlotte Guest. Introduction and footnotes by Owen Edwards. The complete collection of eleven prose stories collated from medieval Welsh manuscripts. Drawing… Read more »

Original European Religions Volume X: Valhalla and European Traditions

Original European Religions Volume X: Valhalla and European Traditions

By Dr. W. Wägner. DNA, history and archaeology have shown that the European people, or those of a close enough racial origin, have existed for around 40,000 years, of which Christianity has… Read more »

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